541-0997/01 – Hydrochemistry (HGF)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Helena Raclavská, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Helena Raclavská, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementOptional
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1996/1997Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
RAC20 prof. Ing. Helena Raclavská, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 0+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

appraise of interpretation of hydrochemical values, the interconnection and identification of dependence between hydrochemical parameters. Increasing of knowledges on behaviour of inorganic and organic pollutants.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Physical properties of water and water solutions, chemical equilibria in waters, prototypic and precipitation equlibria, composition of waters. Inorganic substances in waters, metals, halogenides. Organic compounds in waters. Classification of water groups: natural, drinking, technical, waste, sewage.

Compulsory literature:

Langmuir, D. Aqueous Environmental Geochemistry. Upper Sadle River, New Jersay: Prentice Hall, 1997. ISBN 0023674121. Worch, Eckhard. Hydrochemistry. Basic concenpt and excersises. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015. ISBN 978-3-11-031553-0. Weiner, E.R. Applications of environmental aquatic chemistry: A practical guide. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, 2012. ISBN 9781439853320.

Recommended literature:

Benjamin, M. Mark. Water Chemistry. Illinois: Waveland Pr. Inc., 2010. ISBN 1577666674. Erikson, Erik. Principles and applications of hydrochemistry. New York: Chapman and Hall, 2011. ISBN 978-9401086448.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:


Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2009/2010 (P2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102V009) Processing P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102V009) Processing K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102V009) Processing K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102V009) Processing P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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